New Zealand's terms of trade slid 3.7 percent on quarter in the third quarter of 2015, Statistics New Zealand said on Tuesday.
That missed forecasts for a decline of 2.6 percent following the upwardly revised 1.5 percent gain in the second quarter (originally 1.3 percent).
Export prices for goods...
The dollar is turning in a mixed performance against its major rivals Monday afternoon. However, the U.S. currency is little changed overall despite a pair of weaker than expected economic reports.
Chicago-area business activity unexpectedly contracted in the month of November, according to a report...
After reporting decreases in U.S. pending home sales in the two previous months, the National Association of Realtors released a report on Monday showing a slight uptick in pending sales in the month of October.
Chicago-area business activity unexpectedly contracted in the month of November, according to a report released by MNI Indicators on Monday. The report said the Chicago Business Barometer tumbled to 48.7 in November from 56.2 in October.
India's economy expanded at a faster rate in the three months to September, led by manufacturing and financial services, and exceeded China's expansion during the same period. Data came as the Reserve Bank of India is set to announce its policy decision on Tuesday. The central bank is widely expected to leave interest rates unchanged after cutting them by 50 basis points in September.
Germany's retail sales declined more-than-expected in October, reflecting a weak start to the fourth quarter spending ahead of Christmas. Retail sales dropped by real 0.4 percent in October from September, when it remained flat, figures from Destatis showed Monday. In August, sales had declined 0.7 percent.
Retail sales and inflation figures from Germany are due on Monday, headlining a busy day for the European economic news.
Total credit to the private sector in Australia advanced 0.7 percent on month in October, the Reserve Bank of Australia said on Monday.
That topped expectations for an increase of 0.6 percent but was unchanged from the previous month following a downward revision from 0.8 percent.
On a yearly basis,...
Industrial output in Japan gained a seasonally adjusted 1.4 percent on month in October, the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry said in Monday's preliminary reading - rising for the second straight month.
That missed forecasts for an increase of 1.8 percent, although it was up from 1.1 percent...
Industrial production in South Korea tumbled 1.4 percent on month in October, Statistics Korea said on Monday.
That follows the upwardly revised 2.2 percent increase in September (originally 1.9 percent).
On a yearly basis, industrial production added 1.5 percent on year. That was shy of expectations...
The total number of building permits issued in New Zealand was up a seasonally adjusted 5.1 percent on month in October, Statistics New Zealand said on Monday, standing at 2,349.
That follows the 5.7 percent monthly decline in September. On an annual basis, there were 197 more dwelling permits issued...
The dollar is trading modestly higher in comparison to its major rivals Friday afternoon. There were no U.S. economic reports this morning, due to today's holiday shortened trading session.
A number of key economic reports are scheduled to be released next week. The focal point of investors is likely...
German consumer confidence is set to ease for a fourth straight month in December, as the high influx of migrants raise fears of unemployment and thus hurt economic and income expectations in the biggest euro area economy. The forward-looking consumer confidence index dropped to 9.3 from 9.4 in November, results of a monthly survey by GfK showed Friday. Economists had expected a score of 9.2.
Eurozone economic confidence remained unchanged in November at the highest level seen since mid-2011, results of a closely watched survey revealed Friday. The economic confidence index came in at 106.1, unchanged from October, the monthly survey from the European Commission showed. This was the highest score since May 2011, when the reading was 106.6.
Economic confidence from euro area and revised quarterly national accounts from the U.K. are due on Friday, headlining a busy day for the European economic news.